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Television Outside Broadcast cameras cover three of this afternoon's principal races.

2.15 Princess Royal Stakes over five furlongs

2.55 Rosebery Handicap over one-and-a-quarter miles

3.30 2,000 Guineas Trial Stakes over seven furlongs

Commentators, Peter O'Sullevan and Clive Graham of the Daily Express

Contributors

Commentator:
Peter O'Sullevan
Commentator:
Clive Graham
Presented for television by:
Dennis Monger

Climb aboard the Six-Five Special with Josephine Douglas and Pete Murray introducing among others:
Tony Crombie and his Rockets, with Dickie Bennett, Ronnie Hilton, Leonora Mila
Graham Stuart and his Jazz Band and Jackie Collins.
Featuring Sport: Freddie Mills
Star Spotlight on: John Derek

Contributors

Presenter/Producer:
Josephine Douglas
Presenter:
Pete Murray
Musicians:
Tony Crombie and his Rockets
Singer:
Dickie Bennett
Singer:
Ronnie Hilton
Pianist:
Leonora Mila
Musicians:
Graham Stuart and his Jazz Band
Singer:
Jackie Collins
Sports presenter:
Freddie Mills
Guest:
John Derek
Scriptwriter:
Trevor Peacock
Additional research:
Kenneth Midwood

First of a series of comedies of life in the U.S. Army.
[Starring] Phil Silvers, America's favourite television comedian as Sergeant Bilko

What happens when a horse joins the Infantry? Sergeant Bilko and his platoon, always the troublemakers of their camp, buy one and find out. So does the General when he arrives for his inspection.
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Contributors

Created by:
Nat Hiken
Sergeant Bilko:
Phil Silvers

A serial in six episodes by Ian Dallas.
From the novel by Denis B. Wylie.
[Starring] Ursula Howells and Peter Arne

(Peter Arne appears by permission of Associated British Picture Corporation Ltd.)

Contributors

Author:
Denis B. Wylie
Adapted by:
Ian Dallas
Producer:
Peter Lambert
Designer:
Lawrence Broadhouse
Max Parrott:
Michael Warre
Mrs. Windsor:
Anna Burden
Carrie Dean:
Jacqueline Hill
Richard Kendal:
Peter Arne
Ruth Blair:
Ursula Howells
Francis Edgery:
Lewis Wilson
Gordon Windsor:
Maurice Durant
George Wigfield:
Duncan Lewis
[Actor]:
Michael Humphries
[Actor]:
Bryan Kendrick
[Actor]:
Anthony McLean
[Actor]:
Anthony Wiles

In which Eamonn Andrews introduces America's Red Hot Momma Sophie Tucker.
With Dick Bentley, Spike Milligan, Ike Hatch, Warren Mitchell, Janet Ball, The Show Dancers, The Voices of Vernons, The George Mitchell Singers.
(Sophie Tucker is appearing at the Cafe de Paris, London)
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Contributors

Presenter:
Eamonn Andrews
Entertainer:
Sophie Tucker
Comedian:
Dick Bentley
Comedian:
Spike Milligan
Performer:
Ike Hatch
Performer:
Warren Mitchell
Dancer:
Janet Ball
Dancers:
The Show Dancers
Choreography:
Beryl Kaye
Singers:
The Voices of Vernons
Singers:
The George Mitchell Singers
Musical Associate:
Bill Snaith
Orchestra conducted by:
Eric Robinson
Designer:
Malcolm Goulding
Scriptwriter:
S.C. Green
Scriptwriter:
R.M. Hills
Producer:
Ernest Maxin

Presentation Ceremony M.C.: Jerry Lewis
Award winners include: Ingrid Bergman, Yul Brynner, Michael Anderson, George Stevens, Mike Todd, Anthony Quinn, Dorothy Malone
Presenters include: Janet Gaynor, Cary Grant

(Telerecorded from the ceremony at the Pantages Theatre, Hollywood, and the Century Theatre, New York, and shown on NBC Television on March 27)

Contributors

Presentation Ceremony M.C.:
Jerry Lewis
Award winner:
Ingrid Bergman
Award winner:
Yul Brynner
Award winner:
Michael Anderson
Award winner:
George Stevens
Award winner:
Mike Todd
Award winner:
Anthony Quinn
Award winner:
Dorothy Malone
Presenter:
Janet Gaynor
Presenter:
Cary Grant
Produced for the Academy by:
Valentine Davies

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